Archives for 2011

Ringing in 2012 New York City Style

I donned my tour guide cap today and escorted my cousins and aunt into the city for a bit of holiday cheer.  We did the requisite visits to Times Square, the TREE, St. Patrick’s, FAO Schwartz, and all of the store windows along 5th Avenue. Believe me when I say we were not alone.  At […]

On The Naughty List

I’ve secured my place on Book Blogging’s Naughty List with my dearth of posts and reviews.  I’ve been baking with my sister, shopping, and READING!  It’s been glorious. In between all of those wonderful things, I’ve been thinking about my blogging friends and want to wish everyone a very happy holiday and wonderful 2012!

Review: Little Gale Gumbo by Erika Marks

Title: Little Gale Gumbo Author: Erika Marks Genre/Pages: Fiction/400 Publisher: NAL Accent Release Date: October 4, 2011 Rating: 3.5 Bookmarks Source: Publisher (unsolicited) Natalie’s 1-Sentence Synopsis: Spanning more than 40 years, Little Gale Gumbo tells the story of New Orleanian Camille Bergeron as she uproots her two young daughters and moves to a tiny island in Maine to escape an abusive […]